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How Each Column Helps You With Your Research

1. POPULATED PLACE column: names the "populated place" or "location" of interest.

2. FORMER NAME, if applicable column: if the location was known by another name, it is listed here (a year of name change is given, if known).

3. TYPE column: gives type of location (i.e. village, town, city, etc.) - the size definition varies per province.

4. FHL CATALOG column: links the "catagories of sources" available in the Family History Library for this populated place or location.

5. WIKIPEDIA column: links to background information regarding this location or its county if Wikipedia does not have an article for that specific place.

Useful Websites

  • Canadian Geographical Names Data Base (CGNDB) - gives brief information about a place, including historic names/places. For historic information, scroll to #3, and click Formerly Official, also try with All.
  • Google Maps - shows the whereabouts of places on a map.
  • Google Images - shows pictures/photos/old maps (sometimes) of a place.
  • WorldCat - shows sources (books, maps, etc.) at various libraries/repositories, etc. for a place.

Notes

  • Listed below are the Populated Places in this district, according to the Gazetteer of Canada: Ontario of 1962.[1]  This gazetteer is used for the sources of locations or Populated Places in the Family History Library Catalog for the Province of Ontario.
  • If you wish the current division, where your Populated Place now exists, check the Canadian Geographical Names Data Base listed above.

Populated Places Table


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POPULATED PLACE

FORMER NAME, if applicable TYPE

FHL CATALOG

WIKIPEDIA

 Alvinston       Link   Link
 Arkona         Link   Link
 Aughrim        Link   Link
 Blackwell        Link   Link
 Bosanquet   Township     Link   Link
 Bradshaw       Link   Link
 Brigden       Link   Link
 Brights Grove       Link   Link
 Brooke    Township     Link   Link
 Bunyan       Link   Link
 Camlachie          Link   Link
 Clearwater      Link   Link
 Copleston          Link   Link
 Corunna         Link   Link
 Dawn   Township     Link   Link 
 Duthill       Link   Link
 Enniskillen   Township     Link     Link
 Euphemia   Township     Link  Link
 Florence       Link   Link
 Forest        Link   Link
 Froomefield        Link     Link
 Glen Rae        Link   Link
 Grand Bend       Link   Link
 Hillsborough Beach        Link   Link
 Inwood       Link   Link
 Maxwell        Link   Link
 Moore    Township     Link   Link
 Mooretown       Link   Link
 Oil City        Link   Link
 Oil Springs         Link   Link
 Ossian        Link   Link
 Petrolia        Link   Link
 Plympton    Township      Link     Link
 Point Edward       Link   Link
 Port Lambton        Link   Link
 Port Sarnia        Link   Link
 Ravenswood       Link   Link
 Sarnia        Link   Link
 Sarnia    Township     Link   Link
 Shetland       Link   Link
 Sombra         Link   Link  
 Sombra     Township     Link      Link
 Thedford       Link   Link
 Walpole Island          Link     Link
 Warwick        Link   Link
 Warwick    Township     Link   Link
 Watford       Link   Link
 Wilkesport       Link   Link
 Wisbeach       Link   Link
 Wyoming       Link   Link
 ANY NEW LOCATIONS IN FHL CATALOG???       Link  

References

  1. Gazetteer of Canada. Ontario, (Ottawa, Ontario: Geographical Branch, Dept. of Mines and Technical Surveys, 1962). FHL book 971.3 E5c

 

 

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